Eugenia Mantero

33 Added | 4 Magazines | 72 Likes | 2 Followers | @eugeniamantero | Keep up with Eugenia Mantero on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Eugenia Mantero”

Gardening 101: Fritillaria

The Crown imperial, Fritillaria imperialis, is undoubtedly the diva of the April garden—a spring bulb that’s topped with a dramatic cluster of vivid …

New At Photography? Check Out This Helpful Visualization

DSLR cameras are fantastic for taking stunning photographs, but if you don’t understand how to use them, it’s an expensive purchase. There are so …


How to: Organise your photos

Photos have a tendency to end up scattered across multiple services - find out keep them all in once place.

Personal Organizing

Chic Paris apartment offers practical small-space ideas

Create zones without putting up physical partitions<p>We can always count on Paris to provide a much-needed dollop of decor inspiration that is simultaneously practical, like this renovation that incorporates different flooring materials to demarcate spaces in a compact apartment. This update in an …

True agile software development requires DevOps

Enterprises are quickening the pace with which they build and roll out software to better satisfy customers who expect new features as often as …


15 Thanksgiving Cheesecake Recipes That Will Make You Say Bye to Pie

When it comes to Thanksgiving desserts, things are pretty predictable. You just *know* your host is going to emerge from the kitchen with a pumpkin pie in hand. And hey, if you’re lucky, they might have an extra fall-inspired pie that <i>isn’t</i> pumpkin to go with that heaping scoop of ice cream — like …


The Evenings by Gerard Reve review – a masterpiece, translated at long last

The emptiness of suburban life in postwar Amsterdam makes for comedy of the highest order<p>It is so rare, as a reviewer, to come across a novel that is not only a masterpiece but a cornerstone manque of modern European literature, that I hesitate before setting down a response: what can I say, in a …


Continuous Integration vs Continuous Delivery vs Continuous Deployment

Heard about these terms ?? ……. I am sure you did 🙂<p>Some people says Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery are same<p>Some says Continuous …

Three New Books You Want to Read on Scaling, Strategy and Testing in Agile

I want to let you know about three great new books on agile you should read. Two of them are in the series I edit for Addison-Wesley; the third is by …

Project Management

My Product Management Toolkit (13): Continuous Discovery

I know it’s a bit of a bugbear of mine; people coming up with assumptions and jumping straight into solutions to address their assumptions:<p><i>“I know</i> …

Product Management

The top 10 best value travel destinations of 2016

British holidaymakers are able to benefit from an increase of up to 31 per cent in spending power in numerous resorts and cities worldwide this year, according to figures released by the Post Office.<p>Portugal’s Algarve region has been revealed as the best value destination for UK tourists in 2016 …

Budget Travel names top destinations for 2016

Budget Travel has unveiled its top 24 destinations for 2016, and the list might surprise you.<p>For starters, Iceland -- a famously expensive country to visit -- took the top spot.<p>Check out our slideshow for the full list, curated by Budget Travel's editors. Do you agree with the rankings?

Budget Travel

The 25 Places You Must Explore In 2016

From Lonely Planet's Best in Travel 2016 and Afar Media's Where to Go in 2016.

Cabo San Lucas

Forget London, these are the best places to live in the UK

The capital's high rents and long working hours means if you're looking for a decent work-life balance, you'd be better off living in one of these cities<p>Reading has topped a list of “good growth” cities in the UK, according to a report examining the best places for work-life balance in Britain.<p>The …


A 17-Year-Old Created This Insanely Detailed "Map Of Stereotypes"

No offence, but this is brilliant. Via Martin Vargic.

15 Fall Dinners from the Slow Cooker

With shorter days and crisper temperatures heading our way, having a warm, home-cooked dinner waiting for us when we walk in the door is such a …


5-Ingredient Slow Cooker Recipes For Those Busy Weeknights

We love the slow cooker for how much easier it makes our lives. Not only does it cook us dinner and dessert, but we can hack it into a steamer when needed. Plus, it turns out, it's pretty easy to clean, too.<p>In the name of ease and simplicity, we set out to find the easiest, simplest slow cooker …


6 Low-Impact Workouts That Burn the Most Calories

When most of us think about a calorie-torching workout, we think of two words: hard work. We think of activities like jumping, sprinting, bootcamp, …

Suspension Training

Gardener Sticks Toilet Paper Roll Into Potted Plant For A Great Green Thumb Tip

<i>"The glory of gardening: hands in the dirt, head in the sun, heart with nature. To nurture a garden is to feed not just the body, but the soul."</i><p><i>–</i> …

Forget Rio -- Visit These 5 Less-Crowded Cities in Central & South America Instead

<i>(Photo Credit:</i><p><i>By Nicolle Monico</i><p>In 2014, all eyes were on Brazil for the World Cup and come 2016, it will again sit in the spotlight with the Summer Olympics taking place in Rio de Janiero. In any year, travelers heading to Peru typically plan on visiting Machu Picchu, while in …

South America

Guys Need Bags Too, And These Are The Best Ones For Fall

These days, in order to get things done everybody's got to juggle a bunch of stuff -- laptops, tablets, textbooks, magazines, cameras (and chargers for all of them) -- so it's no surprise that the modern man wears a bag as much as a woman does.<p>And with this season's variety of bags, he doesn't have …


Stylish Food Storage Containers for the Modern Kitchen

Have you opened your pantry lately? If not, is it because you’re afraid of what you’ll find when you take a good look? If you need help in the food …

Minimalist Posters That Reduce Your Favorite Movies To Basic Shapes

Graphic designer Michal Krasnopolski creates 22 movie posters that are head-scratchingly metaphorical.<p>In the future, when the history of the Internet is taught alongside social studies and algebra in middle school, there will be a brief, marginal mention of minimalist posters and how they, for a …

Graphic Design